Vitesse does away with FC Twente, NEC is beating Willem II


Vitesse does away with FC Twente, NEC is beating Willem II

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Vitesse has Sunday’s home match against FC Twente won 3-1. Therefore, passing the team of Henk Fraser the Enschedeërs in the rankings. NEC recorded a precious victory on a visit to Willem II: 0-1.

Vitesse took in the first half already had a 2-0 lead thanks to hits from Lewis Baker and Ricky van Wolfswinkel. Shortly after peace was signed at Milot Rashica for the third hit.

With a penalty kick did Mateusz Klich get something back in return, on behalf of FC Twente. Despite a red card for Baker came up Short in the final stage, not really more and more in problems.

The people from arnhem to climb at the expense of Twente to the seventh spot on the rankings.

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Lewis Baker, a cork 1-0 to Vitesse.
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The players of Vitesse to celebrate a goal.
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Referee Ed Janssen sends in the final Vitesse midfielder Lewis Baker with the red of the field.
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Vitesse fans tease the Twente supporters with a creative banner.

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The 1-0 Vitesse fell from a throw-in. Van Wolfswinkel headed the ball back, and then Baker hard and effective uithaalde.

It was the tenth match this season for Vitesse out of a default situation. Only Ajax and Excelsior (both eleven) made this season more goals from still moments.

With a beautiful swan dive occurred Twente goalkeeper Nick Marsman later that Guram Kashia touch headed home.

Bersant Celina was the best chance for Twente in the first half, but the Kosovar managed close to Vitesse keeper Eloy Room to pass.

Five minutes for rest beat Vitesse again. The note came right back Kelvin Leerdam-operated Van Wolfswinkel with a low cross and the striker slipped the ball into the goal.

Second half

The last hope of Twente on a good result vanished two minutes after the rest final. After losing possession on their own half of Peet Bees could Vitesse outbreak and right outer Rashica pushed the ball past Marsman.

With a header was Twente-leading scorer Enes Ünal close to the 3-1. Who fell, like, ten minutes before time still. After a minor infringement of Leerdam on substitute Dylan Seijs gave Twente a penalty. From eleven-metre-sent Klich goalkeeper Room the wrong angle.

Shortly thereafter had to Vitesse continue with ten men. Without the intention to play the ball made Baker a violation of Dejan Trajkowski. Arbitrator Ed Janssen drew a direct red card for the Englishman.

In the remainder put Twente on, but Vitesse remained without major problems remained.

Willem II-NEC

NEC plays in the last few years in the Premier league like in Tilburg against Willem II. The Nijmegen team got the fourth uitzege in a row, in the city stadium: 0-1. Never previously won NEC in the clubhistorie four uitduels in a row against a specific opponent at the highest level.

Willem II and NEC tried from the first minute of an open game. The healthy aanvalsdrang on both sides led in the first half and plenty of chances. Both William II as at the NEC had, however, to the necessary sharpness in the finish.

When the home team was Thom Haye is the most dangerous man. His shots on the Dutch goal, however, were just not pure or hard enough. At the NEC went from Jay-Roy Cave the most threat from. His attempts were by goalkeeper Kostas Lamprou and defender Jordens Peters hardly be parried.


After the break, pushed Willem II are equally good. NEC goalkeeper Joris Delle, however, remained without major problems remained. In the 59th minute fit NEC-trainer Peter Hyballa a double switch. He brought Ferdi Kadioglu (17) and debutant Jordan Larsson (19). This hoped the German coach his team in attacking sense, to strengthen.

The offensive substitutions yielded success. Mohamed Rayhi failed first, still fumbling at Lamprou to punish, but in the 76th minute broke Cave yet the ban with a fine shot from the turn in the far corner, 0-1.

A final offensive was afterwards hardly at Willem II, that for the first time and lost in a series of six eredivisieduels.

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